moonlight kissing dawn,
and feeling alive once more,
beginnings take flight,
ashes of despair withers,
fluttering wings blossoms bright .
Poetry form :- Tanka ( 5/7/5/7/7 syllables)
Acknowledgements :- Thank you Colleen. M. Chesebro for hosting Colleen’s Weekly Poetry Challenge # 252 and thank you Lisa for selecting the picture. The picture above is the prompt for this week. I’d also like to thank Sangeetha from Mindfills for her tanka which has partially inspired my tanka, you may read her wonderful tanka here. Thank you all for stopping by and reading.